bewray (v.) Old form(s): bewraid, bewraide, Bewray'd
betray, reveal, expose
1H6 IV.i.107[Vernon to King, of Basset] Pronouncing that the paleness of this flower / Bewrayed the faintness of my master's heart
3H6 I.i.211[Exeter to King] Here comes the Queen, whose looks bewray her anger
3H6 III.iii.97[Oxford to Warwick] canst thou speak against thy liege ... / And not bewray thy treason with a blush?
Cor V.iii.95[Volumnia to Coriolanus] our raiment / And state of bodies would bewray what life / We have led since thy exile
KL II.i.106[Gloucester to all, of Edmund and Edgar] He did bewray his practice [F; Q betray]
Luc.1698[of the lords] Longing to hear the hateful foe bewrayed
PP.18.54[Pilgrim, of his mistress] Yet will she blush ... / To hear her secrets so bewrayed
Tit II.iv.3[Chiron to Lavinia] Write down thy mind, bewray thy meaning so
Tit V.i.28[Second Goth to Lucius, reporting Aaron's words to the baby] Did not thy hue bewray whose brat thou art
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